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Live facial recognition technology ‘open to excessive and reckless use’

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Companies around the world hit by brief internet outages

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Influencers named by watchdog for repeatedly breaking ad disclosure rules

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Don’t forget people may be struggling as society reopens – loneliness minister

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Mobile health apps have ‘serious problems with privacy’ – study

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Competition watchdog to examine Apple and Google mobile ecosystems

Sir Tim Berners-Lee

Inventor Sir Tim Berners-Lee puts original World Wide Web files up for auction

Apple senior vice president of software engineering, Craig Federighi, speaks during the company's WWDC keynote

Apple privacy tools ‘give everyone protection, not just tech experts’

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Ransomware is key cyber threat facing UK – cybersecurity boss

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WhatsApp launches ad campaign to promote benefits of end-to-end encryption

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Ceiling-mounted Covid infection detector developed by British scientists

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Russian court fines Facebook for failing to remove banned content

The partial solar eclipse will begin shortly after 10am

Eclipse 2021: How to watch partial solar eclipse in the UK

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Meat company JBS confirms it paid multi-million dollar ransom in cyberattack

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Ministers ‘must up their ambition’ if regulation is to tackle online harm

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Firm responsible for widespread website outages apologises for ‘software bug’

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Adult websites and TikTok among popular online choices during pandemic – Ofcom

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NHS sees ‘Glastonbury-style’ surge in vaccine bookings after call to over-25s